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Feb 11, 2013 5:00pm EST
. -- of john paul ii. >> benedict was so aware of things happening, technology, having the twitter and being able to express the teachings of the chip. >> reporter: at the shrine's new mass reaction from catholics range from sadness -- . >> i'm going to miss him. i think he was a wonderful pope. >> and i heard it on the news. i said is it real? i was excited about that. >> to appreciation for a pope stepping aside because he feels he can no longer go on. >> i'm not surprising that the health is declining in my opinion. >> and in order to leave the church, you need a certain amount of energy and ability. i think that is courageous. >> reporter: for his part, president obama released a statement saying michelle and i warmly remember our meeting with the holy father in 2009, and i appreciated our work together over the last four years. while can it's true we don't know who will be picked by the college of cardinals to replace him, we know the cardinal whirl will take part in the selection. it's not been announced yet when the college of cardinals will meet in rome, will? >> y in idea about a ti
FOX
Feb 11, 2013 11:00pm EST
. >> reporter: -- technology makes us less social. >> reporter: imagine you're at a nice restaurant or on a date with a group of friend, would you pull out a book or magazine and read at the table? that's exactly what we're doing with our phones. is technology making us less social. take a look around these days. when you see people communicating, it's often not with each other, but with an electronic device. beaumont psychiatrist howard bell kin believes technology is killing our interpersonal skills. >> they interfere with the personal relationship and one on one relationship and the live social trusting understanding relationship that we all strive to have with another person. >> reporter: pew research center did a study asking does social media cause social isolation and results found social media users do not have more or less friends than, in fact, facebook users did have more close friends. some would argue virtually we've never been more connected, but it's hard to believe that that's not impacting our face to face skills. >> the ability to look someone in the eye, the abil
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 9:00pm EST
also wanted to work with this congress to encourage the research and technology that helped natural gas burn even cleaner and protects our air and our water. in fact much of or new found energy are from land and walls that we, the public own together. i propose some of those revenues to fund an energy security trust that will drive new research and technology to shift our cars and trucks off of oil for good. it's a non-coalition of admirals and ceos can get behind the idea we can get together. it will keep us from the painful spikes in gas prize that we have put up with too long. will let cut in half the energy wasted by our homes and businesses in half in the next 20 years. >> we'll work with the states to do it. those states were had a have the best energy by more efficient building will receive federal support to help make that happen. america's energy sector is just one part of an aging infrastructure badly in need of repair. ask any ceo where had he would like locate and hire, a country with deteriorate roads and bridges but one with high-tech schools and self-healing power grids.
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Feb 15, 2013 6:00pm EST
to semiautomatic technology and the magazines we need to defend ourselves and our families. >> reporter: the senate judiciary committee will hold a hearing on legislation banalling assault weapons the last week of february. it will be the second full hearing in response tot president's push to curb gun violence. in a washington, craig boswell. fox 5 news. >>> more testimony heard from connecticut. the governor malloy set up the meeting following the deadly school shooting last december. it heard from retired fbi agents the head of the national school safety group and the focus of course on school safety, mental health issues and gun violence. >> the key component of a safe and secure school is the idea of situational asituation. can our builds and can the people and the technology in the ecosystem help us better understand what's going on. how do we assess the conditions that we're in. how do we know what's around the corner. >> the commission will present recommendations to the governor next month. it's been a rough road for two of president obama's nominees awaiting confirmation from the senate.
FOX
Feb 11, 2013 10:00pm EST
the technology you still need boots on the ground during combat. at quantico marine base just outside of the district troops are being trained for the front lines. fox 5's sherri ly joined them on the firing range. >> reporter: this is warfare. >> 1032. >> reporter: live mortar rounds launching. >> alpha alpha 1027 fire when red ditch. >> reporter: and howlitzers firing, in places like afghanistan marine sergeant zachary meyers knows firsthand these are the tools of trade in combat. >> most of the marine sleep around the gun are around the gun and are there within seconds. >> stand by. fire. fire. fire. >> reporter: they're using real weapons with real munitions all just 40 miles away from washington at marine corps base quantico. >> the same type they would use in theaters somewhere depending on the situation. >> reporter: these big guns can hit a target 25 miles away with gps guidance and level a building. that's why every precaution is taken to prevent something from going off target. >> there's no room for error at all. >> reporter: chris beck, a retired marine, runs range s
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 11:00pm EST
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Feb 13, 2013 11:00pm EST
. a collection of innovations designed around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. >>> nat's 2nd baseman had 189 strike outs, that is the numbers revealed last month after the last couple of weeks of the season he played with an injury. today, they growed that he can play through the injury and avoid injury. >>> baseball has heated up in florida today. the pitchers and catchers reported for their first day. the first full workout is on saturday and the team's first spring training game is on february 23rd against the mets. scott smith will begin his live reports starting on friday. >>> to a much cooler sport. the capitols are riding a modet 2-game winning streak after sweeping the panthers. the caps scored 11 goals in two games winning last night
FOX
Feb 15, 2013 11:00pm EST
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Feb 14, 2013 7:00am EST
on especially because of genetics advances in technology. and all this stuff is going to get stalled or set back. >> and you write about some instances where there are research labs and the like where technology just sitting. >>> there's this one example at children's national medical center where this guy, this doctor who runs this center for genetic research there, he's got four high tech gene sequencing machines and he doesn't have money to use them all the time. they sit unused all of the time. if he had $10 million he could be providing information that would diagnose thousands of kids ailments, kids with muscular problems, basically. muscular dystrophy and related nerve disorders. and this stuff is sitting there unused because the nih doesn't have the money to give him. >> it's not livelihoods. it's lives. you have to write your congress people and try to stop sequestration. >>> we talked about the washington redskins, the controversy over their name. they've been criticized. they are now responding during the last couple days on their web site, there's been dialogue about this. there's b
FOX
Feb 18, 2013 7:00am EST
. design the wells to be safe. thousands of jobs. use the most advanced technology to protect our water. billions in the economy. at chevron, if we can't do it right, we won't do it at all. we've got to think long term. we've got to think long term. ♪ >>> ♪ i'm going to drink on sunday ♪ drinking, drinking sunday ♪ i don't have to work on monday happy birthday presidents ♪ ♪ >> that's not the reason why. >> that's jimmy fallon friday night with his president's day song. he is very talented. love it. >>> all right. that's the perfect set up for our next story. proof the customer is always right. in this case, 90 proof. thanks to a social media outcry, the makers of makers mark bourbon says they won't cut the alcohol content. last week they announced they would cut the alcohol because of a supply shortage. >> what was that system? dipping the seal maybe. it was a red bat of liquid. good day to die hard. earning $25 million from friday to sunday. identity thief took the runner up spot followed by the weekend's other release safe haven. >> despite the die hard movie getting a
FOX
Feb 11, 2013 4:25am EST
. >> all kinds of technology here on fox 5. >> good morning. clean-up is under way in parts of mississippi after a round of severe weather. a tornado tore through the city of hattiesburg on sunday. more than 60 people areunder and hundreds of homes were damaged in at least three counties. there are reports of damage on the campus of the university of southern mississippi but no injuries. >>> parts of the northeast are working to get things ready for the morning commute following this weekend's blizzard. subways and buses will be pretty much back to normal in new york city today and transportation officials in boston are working to get service back on a regular schedule. most airlines say they are running on close to normal schedules. thousands of homes and businesses are still in the dark mostly in massachusetts. the storm is blamed for at least 15 deaths across the northeast and in canada. canad >>> there is tucker barnes. good morning to you. >> we couldn't wait to get to you. >> talk about a surprise. that could have been awkward. let's go right to the hd radar. we have rain showers mov
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
by letting you gamble from your hotel room? >> the power of technology, yes. the borgata casino hotel in atlantic city says it is the first hotel to let its customers gamble from their hotel room using the tv. they can play four kinds of video poker and they can also play the slot machines. they can gamble up to $500 a day. this could be the waste of the future. can gamble in the casino or in your hotel room. tons of ways to lose money. >> as you just said, ways to give your money away without even leaving your hotel room. there you go. >> yep. you can lose your shirt in your bath robe. >> the house never loses. even from your hotel room. good to see you. >> you too. >>> an early morning shooting turns deadly in college park. we are live on the scene. >> plus, a prevowf of the president's taste of the union address and the special guests that will be on hand to drive his message home. >> the wizards are on fire! dave ross will join me for the morning line. make it stop! make it stop!  [ woman ] my boyfriend and i were going on vacation, so i used my citi thankyou car
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 5:00pm EST
technology is giving cell phone users a front seat at the westminster dog show. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ woman ] looks like another glorious week in florida. ♪ that...was...awesome. ♪ [ female announcer ] how do you make your family vacation this epic? go to visitflorida.com. delicious. but say i press a few out flat... add some beef sloppy joe sauce... and cheese fold it all up and boom! i just made an unbeatable unsloppy joe pillsbury grands biscuits. let the making begin. [ female announcer ] in just 60 seconds, you can't get more italian. it's on. let's roll. >>> abraham lincoln, our 16th president, was born 204 years ago today. two events were held to commemorate his birthday. a wreath-laying ceremony at ford's theatre where he was assassinated in 1865. and people gathered at the lincoln memorial for a dedication ceremony. president lincoln is best known for signing the e manslaughter paying proclamation and passing the 13th -- emancipation proclamation and passing the 13th amendment on slavery. >>> a ren digdition of the star- spanning -- rendition of the star-spangled banner. the other three wax
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Feb 13, 2013 9:00am EST
't think business is to blame for that. our economy has changed and technology have changed the face of the american workforce which is why we need to educate people better. change our immigration policies and do things to make the country more competitive so people who get jobs have a higher standard of living. the minimum wage is a way of ensuring people who make minimum wage don't live below the poverty line. that's not the kind of country they want to do business in either. >> briefly, final word, we have to wrap. >> sure. the most important thing is for us to address the unemployment levels. we want people working and that's the critical element. how do we find ways to broaden the base to make sure they can do best and grow businesses and create jobs. >> that is the word here from local representatives. the one thing we can say in dc, maryland and virginia is the sequester is not good for our region and do what they can together to try to stop that. >> thank you. and at the president's address last night, several people from our area were invited by the first lady to attend. a t
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Feb 13, 2013 5:00pm EST
employment. >> clearly this, the technology, all of those are designed to bring more jobs to the district of columbia. >> curbside cup cakes has expanded to three trucks. and as it uses the union kitchen to bake 1700 cakes a day, just a few feet away, others prepare their own treats. all small business owners hoping to grow. >> this is the chocolate and the flavors. >> congratulations. >> thank you. >> business owners do pay for the space and the use of equipment at union kitchen. it's not free, but we're told it is affordable. and that's what's important when you are starting out. >> indeed it is. matt, thank you. >> monitoring metro tonight, the transit agency is trying to convince the fbi to set up shop in prince georges county. the washington post says metro wants to use 78 acres at greenbelt station for the bureau's new headquarters. plan to vote on that tomorrow. the fbi and 11,000 employees are housed here at the j edgar hoover building which needs a major renovation. >> heads up, you can expect delays on metro this weekend. the red, orange, blue and green lines will be affected. o
FOX
Feb 13, 2013 10:00pm EST
of innovations designed around a bed with dualair technology that allows you to adjust to the support your body needs. each of your bodies. our sleep professionals will help you find your sleep number setting. exclusively at a sleep number store. sleep number. comfort... individualized. at the ultimate sleep number event, queen mattresses start at just $599. and save 50% on our innovative limited edition bed. >>> it is a royal feud. the magazine that published topless photos of middleton are now showing pictures of her pregnant. the magazine argues they were snapped on a public beach. the royal baby due in july. >>> >>> kate upton on sports illustrated swim suit issue. her body shutdown during the six day shoot. she was losing her hearing and eye sight. senior editor says she braved temperatures as low as 24 degrees and windchills as low as negative 20. >>> >>> wallace stopped by fox 5 today, up for best actress for her performance in the beast of southern wild. she was only six years old when the film was made. she did not have trouble handling the parts that some kids might be afraid but she
FOX
Feb 14, 2013 6:00am EST
, not canada is metics and not technology. but this is just for american women. survey was a global surray. turns outs we like cold hard cash. i agree. my husband is out of town and he was trying to figure out my whereabouts today to send me flowers and he was asking too many questions. so i finally said listen, don't accepted me flowers. it's fine. >> did you tell him to send you some cash. forget the flowers. flowers die. you can leave some cash on the counter when you get home. >> cool. happy valentine's day. i hope you are doing something impressive for that special someone. >> i'm agoing to get some cash as soon as i leave. >> hit up the atm. >> all right. have a good one. still ahead, some newmovies hit the big screen on this valentine's day. movie reviewer kevin mccarthy is here with his recommendations.  [ woman ] my boyfriend and i were going on vacation, so i used my citi thankyou card to pick up some accessories. a new belt. some nylons. and what girl wouldn't need new shoes? and with all the points i've been earning, i was able to get us a flight to our favorite
FOX
Feb 15, 2013 9:00am EST
of things down. >> reporter: good for you. lot of post it notes. >> and using technology like your smartphones and things like that. when you're trying to keep 100 people going, follow up, follow up. >> reporter: enough about the job. let's talk about you. i was reading that you rock at authentic mexican cooking. >> i'm okay, yes. my mom and grandma would be proud of me. they taught me well. >> reporter: how do you do that on the road? >> you know, as a very growing population in the united states, you can actually find those ingredients pretty much anywhere. and we like to definitely try different mexican food around this country. when you're really creating for mom, chop something up. >> reporter: margarita on the side, and good to go. i was reading you like to try the different foods. have you tried any in d.c. yet? >> i have. >> reporter: some you like maybe? >> yes. i have definitely have some here in the downtown area, maybe some of your local favorites like the bus boys and poets. >> reporter: oh, yeah. >> we like to eat where the locals eat. we ask, where would you go? >> r
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Feb 16, 2013 5:00am EST
opportunity. can we use the system if we're not that technologically advanced? >>absolutely. it's not hard at all. as a matter of fact, it's quite simple. especially if you read these books and you follow the baby steps that i've laid out for you. it's like putting together a puzzle. you know when- when you see a puzzle at first like wow, this is gonna be really hard. but if you had a blue print that told you exactly where to place each piece of that puzzle and you followed those baby steps, at the end of it you look back, you're like dang, look what i did. that was really easy because i followed the steps. >well- well i'm actually going to go one step further. the- what's in his book is even- it's like the answer to the puzzle. it's like he literally told you put a- a here, b here, that's how simple this is. there's- there's information here. there's where to go, what to do and how to do it. you put all of that into this book. >>absolutely. >i mean i know and it's- it's pretty amazing because you go wh- so we almost go why would you do this? why write a book that has these answers in it?
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Feb 17, 2013 5:30am EST
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FOX
Feb 11, 2013 7:00am EST
. it's a different kind of technology used before. it also has imageer that looks at the temperature. so we can look at, for example, here you see images of crops. we can look at water use and crops. so that's one of the new things. >> and we were showing some of those images. i want to go back to some of those so you can explain them to us. they are all different colors and each image indicates something different; correct? >> right. these are beautiful images. sometimes we're lucky as scientists we get to use the data. it's almost as art. what you see here is pivot irrigation in kansas overtime. so the red areas are fields. the blue areas are bare fields. you'll see decreasing overtime as the water is used for agriculture. glaciers, cities, deforestation. >> i'm not meaning this as a political question but it's a 40 year plus program. are the changes that you are seeing, are they rather striking to you? are you surprised how much the planet is changing? >> well, i mean, there are very striking changes we can see. if we looked at for example las vegas or cities in china. the increas
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